What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

03
MAY
angel's belly Brunch Club
Loft Studios

angels belly are thrilled to host their first London event in collaboration with Natural Cycles on Sunday 3rd May.Come and join us for a 90 minute dynamic and restorative yoga class followed by a delicious entirely plant based Brunch free from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +44(0)7958 345002
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03
MAY
Anne and Frank want you to see this!
The Horse and Stables

Anne and Frank work with some of the best comic minds on the circuit and present a weekly showcase of some of Londons best up‐and‐coming comedic performers creating spontaneous art. The ultimate in you had to be there comedy.We put on some…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07877 560855
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03
MAY
Bank Holiday Sunday at Funky Buddha
Funky Buddha

Any Given Sunday is a special occasion uniting the best DJs hosts promoters and party goers in London for one night of Bank Holiday Madness. Our branded parties are a massive hit with over 1000 attendees and this upcoming Easter Sunday special…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 349116
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03
MAY
Bank Holiday Turnt at Proud, Camden
Proud

DJs on the night will be:Teddy MusicReiss MxlovinMartin 2 Smooth5StarMelissaComplexionEvent Manager: JulianEmail: Julianxclusivetouch.co.ukMobWhatsApp: 07951246768Telephone: 020 7734 9116Twitter: xclusivetouchURL:Booking: http:atnd.it24534‐0…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02077 349116
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03
MAY
DJ Jazzy Jeff
Jazz Cafe

The Worlds greatestDJ Jazzy Jeff9pm ‐2am Sunday 3rd May 2015 Jazz Cafe Parkway Camden London NW1DJ Jazzy Jeff & SkillzSpin Doctor & Mr ThingBack in London for a rare set is the worlds greatest DJ Jazzy Jeff.In West Philadelphia born & raised…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02078 339544
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03
MAY
Uxbridge GIANT Car Boot Sale
Middlesex Showground

Greater Londons biggest & busiest Car Boot Sale . Widely advertised. . Huge event. Family business with a personal Service . Set up time 7am no need to book. Just turn up on the day. Cars £12 . Vans range…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 02085 614517
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03
MAY
A Simple Space
Udderbelly - Southbank Centre

A Simple Space at Udderbelly ‐ Southbank Centre in London on Sunday 03 May 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Circolombia
Roundhouse

Circolombia at Roundhouse in London on Sunday 03 May 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service. Just…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Comedy Club 4 Kids
Udderbelly - Southbank Centre

Comedy Club 4 Kids at Udderbelly ‐ Southbank Centre in London on Sunday 03 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Comedy Club 4 Kids tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Let It Be
Garrick Theatre

Let it Be is atheatre show that celebrates 50 years of the Beatles ever popular style of rock and roll. This show is filled with a whole host of the Beatles best known tracks allowing…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Man and Superman
Lyttelton (National Theatre)

Man and Superman at Lyttelton National Theatre in London on Sunday 03 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Man and Superman live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Matilda the Musical
Cambridge Theatre

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAY
Nick Cave
Royal Albert Hall

Nicolas Edward Cave is the legendary Australian frontman from the Gothic group known as Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. This musician composer screenwriter songwriter author and film actor was born on the 22nd of…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAY
Stomp
Ambassadors Theatre

Stomp is a percussion theatre company that employs day to day tools and objects as well as the body itself to create various sounds that complement modern stage movement. The tools used for the show…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
MAY
The Commitments
Palace Theatre

Featuring soul classics Night Train Try A Little Tenderness In The Midnight Hour Papa Was A Rolling Stone Save Me Mustang Sally and many more – The Commitments is now live on stage for the…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
The Lion King
Lyceum

The musical The Lion King brings to life the story of young Simbas challenge to fulfil his destiny as king of the lions and defeat his tyrannical uncle in the process.The show features the enchanting…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre London

The Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre London in London on Sunday 03 May 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Fuzzy Logic: Presents Shift K3y Live
Oceana, Watford

Join us this Sunday as we kick off the biggest Bank Holiday celebration with Shift K3y liveIts not right but its ok Thats Fuzzy Logic; the UKs biggest baddest and best student night Expect mayhem games cheap drinks and some of the…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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04
MAY
Headstone Manor Museum May Day Festival
Headstone Manor

This year at our annual May Day festival we are seeing in the new month with a Victorian theme The Victorians celebrated May Day to welcome the arrival of spring and the purity of the season. Because of this the young maidens…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02084 168979
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04
MAY
I Want To Be Elected - Street Game
Central Hall Westminster (outside)

An Election Special treasure hunt that lets you discover leaders politicians and reformers. Come on this street game style scavenger hunt and solve clues and puzzles complete photo challenges and assignments and compete for prizes. Find out who wants to be elected…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07854 608314
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04
MAY
Jacky Terrasson Trio
Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club

Ronnie Scotts presents the welcome return of French‐American star Terrasson and his world renowned trio whom first wowed audiences here in 2014 during the International Piano Trio Festival. Hell be performing material from his latest album Take This released June 9th 2015…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02074 390747
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04
MAY
Antonio Pappano
Royal Opera House

Antonio Pappano at Royal Opera House in London on Monday 04 May 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Antonio Pappano tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Bad Jews
Arts Theatre London

Bad Jews at Arts Theatre London in London on Monday 04 May 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Billy Elliot
Victoria Palace Theatre

Billy Elliot the Musical is an award winning musical that first premiered back in 2005 in Londons West End. It is based on the film Billy Elliot which was released in 2000. The story is…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Billy Elliot London
Victoria Palace Theatre

Billy Elliot London appears live in London Greater London at Victoria Palace Theatre on Monday 04 May 2015. For ticket prices to watch Billy Elliot London at Victoria Palace Theatre see the list of tickets available for Billy Elliot…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAY
Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
MAY
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
MAY
Di and VIV and Rose
Vaudeville Theatre

Di and VIV and Rose at Vaudeville Theatre in London on Monday 04 May 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
MAY
Gypsy
Savoy Theatre

Gypsy at Savoy Theatre in London on Monday 04 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Gypsy live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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